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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.047.002 (RS245530)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has straight crest rail with concave curved ends; large oval back with inlaid flower in large center oval and caned perimeter; rectangular stiles flowing into rear raked legs and curved arms; cyma-curved arm supports; upholstered seat; narrow molded seat rails; and tapered square front legs with cuffed feet. Note regarding matching settle, "J. J. Albright" and "756" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 5/8 x 7 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 5/8x 7 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307893
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.047.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
armchairs
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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